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    UK student visas: Here's how you can get one
    Feb 22, 2018  |  by John Dunn
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    Get your child into state-funded school in the UK
    Feb 21, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • medical-cross-and-heart
    The NHS vs Medicare: Which is better?
    Jan 30, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
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    What is the cost of living in London in 2018?
    Jan 25, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • house-key
    To rent in the UK, you absolutely need to have the right to rent
    Jan 19, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • man-making-more-money
    This is how contractors can take home more cash
    Jan 09, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • airport-waiting-takeoff-plane
    5 pro tips for surviving your long-haul flight
    Dec 19, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • young-friends-drinking-beer-at-pub
    10 interesting facts about the UK working holiday visa
    Nov 27, 2017  |  by John Dunn
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    How long it will take to qualify for ILR in 2018
    Nov 23, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • blog autumn budget summary
    Autumn Budget 2017: Summary points
    Nov 22, 2017  |  by Scott Brown
 
 
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    Brexit could make Tier 2 immigration to the UK easier for Australians

    by Sam Hopwood | Aug 31, 2016
    Australia’s High Commissioner to the UK, Alexander Downer, is attempting to use Brexit as an opportunity to negotiate a better deal for Aussies looking to move to the UK.
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  • Australia

    Australia plans to increase tax on working holiday visa holders

    by Sam Hopwood | Aug 30, 2016
    The Australian Federal government has planned to introduce an adjustment to the tax free threshold for non-resident workers. With the commencement originally announced for July 2016, debates between the country’s major political parties has delayed the implementation to January 2017.
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  • UK IT jobs on the rise

    UK IT jobs on the rise

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Aug 30, 2016
    While it may come as a surprise to many, the first IT jobs data for the period immediately after the UK’s Brexit decision indicates that hirers in the sector are thriving.
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    The top places for young professionals to live in the UK

    by 1st Contact | Aug 30, 2016
    While it may come as no surprise that more than three quarters of the most desirable places for young professionals to live in the country are in London, it’s the South Coast that continued to dominate for the second year in a row.
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  • Money

    How to apply for a business bank account if you’re a contractor

    by Kobus Van den Bergh | Aug 25, 2016
    Contractors looking to open a business bank account for their limited company should be warned that it will take some time. Due to the UK’s anti-money laundering regulations, opening this type of account often involves a lot of paperwork and face-to-face meetings.
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  • Comparing govt schools inthe UK and SA

    Comparing government schools in the UK and South Africa

    by 1st Contact | Aug 22, 2016
    If you’re moving to the UK with your family, it might be worthwhile to compare the school systems in South Africa and the UK. We take a look at the basic similarities and differences between government schools in both countries.
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  • Its a tough life for Australian passport holders

    It’s a tough life for Australian passport holders

    by Sam Hopwood | Aug 18, 2016
    The Passport Index ranks the Australian passport as the eighth most powerful in the world. Aussies can travel to 151 countries without a visa, but there are a few countries that aren’t so keen on them. From the stubborn to the ridiculous, here is a list of countries that make it extremely difficult for Australian passport holders to get a visa.
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    Kick-start your career with a gap year

    by 1st Contact | Aug 18, 2016
    Taking a gap year to travel and work is a big – and expensive - decision. But, if you use your time wisely, it can also lead to one of the most professionally and personally rewarding years of your life.
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    What to take with you when moving overseas

    by 1st Contact | Aug 18, 2016
    Whether you’re emigrating or simply going home, moving overseas can be a daunting task. This is especially true when it comes to deciding which of your belongings to pack and which to leave behind.
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  • tips to save money on airfares

    Tips to save money on airfares

    by 1st Contact | Aug 17, 2016
    We’ve put together a few tips to help you get the cheapest airfares.
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  • students-graduating
    UK student visas: Here's how you can get one
    Feb 22, 2018  |  by John Dunn
  • students-school-chalk-board
    Get your child into state-funded school in the UK
    Feb 21, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • medical-cross-and-heart
    The NHS vs Medicare: Which is better?
    Jan 30, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • big-ben-london-at-night
    What is the cost of living in London in 2018?
    Jan 25, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • house-key
    To rent in the UK, you absolutely need to have the right to rent
    Jan 19, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • man-making-more-money
    This is how contractors can take home more cash
    Jan 09, 2018  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • airport-waiting-takeoff-plane
    5 pro tips for surviving your long-haul flight
    Dec 19, 2017  |  by Kobus Van den Bergh
  • young-friends-drinking-beer-at-pub
    10 interesting facts about the UK working holiday visa
    Nov 27, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • big-ben-on-union-jack
    How long it will take to qualify for ILR in 2018
    Nov 23, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • blog autumn budget summary
    Autumn Budget 2017: Summary points
    Nov 22, 2017  |  by Scott Brown
 
 

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